The Premium Bonds winning numbers for August have been published and with a £95 million prize pot at stake, it is important to check if you have one of the lucky winning numbers. There are two winners who have become instant millionaire's in August's prize draw. The first person from Hertfordshire bought their winning bond number 287NJ414708 in November 2016. The second winner is a woman from Cheshire West and Chester who purchased her winning bond number 105VW884980 13 years ago. But are you also a winner?
The total number of prizes in August is more than 3.3 million.
Elsewhere in the draw, six people won prizes of £100,000, 10 peope secured a payout of £50,000 and 23 people won £25,000.
A total of 3,346,095 prizes were awarded totalling £95,642,500 in this month's draw.
In the August 2019 draw, there were 81,979,282,936 eligible bonds for the draw.
Premium Bonds August 2019 winning numbers: Did you win in August? (Image: GETTY)
Retail Director at NS&I Jill Waters said: “A big part of what makes Premium Bonds such a special product is its ability to surprise and delight – not only for this month’s two millionaire winners but for all those who have received one of the three million plus tax-free prizes paid out this month.
“Whether you have been lucky enough to win this month or not, Premium Bonds can help to create exciting adventures and opportunities for our customers, whether they’re winning big or regularly tucking away pockets of savings.
“One way to build a regular savings habit through Premium Bonds is to set